He read this article. You’ll Never Guess what Happened Next!
You clicked on this post. But don’t worry. We won’t make you click through 33 pages of images to tell you the story of clickbait.
Like most content titles marketers craft, clickbait is designed to make you click. The difference is that clickbait doesn’t always deliver content related to the headline. Clickbait leverages our brains’ natural desire to learn more, especially when critical information is left out of a clickbait headline.
As annoying as clickbait is, it works. It gets clicks, even when we recognize a link as clickbait.
So how can you leverage the psychology behind on which clickbait is built to build better, click-worthy content marketing headlines? Read “How to craft headlines that get clicked without resorting to clickbait” from Unbounce.